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The Tigris is the eastern member of the two great rivers that define Mesopotamia, the other being the Euphrates. The river flows south from the mountains of ...

Tigris-Euphrates river system | river system, Asia | Britannica.com


Jan 20, 2016 ... Great river system of southwestern Asia. It comprises the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, which follow roughly parallel courses through the heart of ...

Tigris - Livius


Aug 21, 2015 ... Our word Tigris comes from an Old Persian word that can be translated as "fast" or "arrow-like". The ancient Sumerians called the river Idigna, ...

Tigris River - Key Facts - Awesome Stories


Sep 10, 2015 ... The Tigris River forms the eastern boundary of Mesopotamia. Here are some key facts about this important body of.

The Tigris River - Ancient/Classical History - About.com


Dec 4, 2014 ... Facts and information on the Tigris River, one of the two main rivers of the ancient city Mesopotamia (modern Iraq).

Tigris River Basin | Inventory of Shared Water Resources in Western ...


The Tigris River is the second largest river in Western Asia. Its basin is shared by four countries: Iran, Iraq, Syria and Turkey. Besides contributions from ...

Tigris River - Social Studies for Kids


River that was a boundary of Mesopotamia, or the 'land between the rivers' (Tigris and Euphrates) The Tigris was the eastern of the two rivers and flowed from a ...

Map of Middle East Rivers - Indus River Map, Tigris River Map ...


Oct 2, 2015 ... Our Middle East Rivers Map features location information about the Indus, Tigris, Euphrates, and Amu Darya rivers. Map of Middle East Rivers ...

Tigris-Euphrates Civilization - The River...Tigris-Euphrates River ...


Tigris-Euphrates River Valley Civilization. Mesopotamia an area geographically located between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. Mesopotamia means the land ...

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a river in SW Asia, flowing SE from SE Turkey through Iraq, joining the Euphrates to form the Shatt-al-Arab. 1150 miles (1850 km) long.
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